12
APR
2023
 Talk

Virtual Fireside Chat with Turing Award Winner Prof. Yann LeCun -
Do Large Language Models Need Sensory Grounding for Meaning and Understanding?

Date  12 April 2023
Time  10:00AM - 11:00AM, HKT
Venue Online webinar (registration here)
Panelist Prof. Yann LeCun (FAIR, NYU)
Host Prof. Pascale Fung (Director of CAiRE, HKUST)
02
MAR
2023
 Talk

ChatGPT: What It Can and Cannot Do?

Date  02 March 2023
Time  10:30AM - 12:00AM
Venue In-Person, Lecture Theater C, 1/F, Academic Building, HKUST
Speaker Pascale Fung (Director of CAiRE, HKUST)
Video Video
29
AUG
2022

Will China become a Deep Tech Superpower? Opportunities for Deep Tech Entrepreneurship

Date  29 August 2022
Time  3:00PM - 4:30PM
Venue

 Kaisa Group Lecture Theater (IAS LT), Lo Ka Chung Building, Lee Shau Kee Campus, HKUST

 Online

Speaker Dr. LEE Kai Fu (Chairman and CEO, Sinovation Ventures and President, Sinovation Ventures Artificial Intelligence Institute)
29
APR
2022
 Talk

Deus Ex Machina: How Can We Work With Creative Machines?

Date  29 April 2022
Time  10:30AM - 12:00PM
Venue Online Webinar
Speaker Pascale Fung (Director of CAiRE, HKUST)
25-27
JAN
2022
 Talk

PAI Perspectives: A Partner Forum with CEO Rebecca Finlay

Date  25-27 Jan 2022
Venue Online Webinar
Speaker Rebecca Finlay (CEO, Partnership on AI)
23
OCT
2021
 Talk

AI and Art: Tech Crash Course in Zuni Icosahedron

Date  23 Oct 2021 (Tuesday)
Time 14:30 PM
Venue Zuni Icosahedron
Speaker Prof. Pascale Fung (Director, CAiRE, HKUST)
07
OCT
2021
 Webinar

Virtual Fireside Chat with Joaquin Quinonero Candela: 
Responsible AI Is Primarily A Human Question

Date  07 Oct 2021 (Thursday)
Time 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Venue Online Webinar
Video Video
Speaker

Dr. Joaquin Quiñonero Candela (Former Director of Engineering for Facebook Responsible AI)

Host Prof. Pascale Fung (Director, CAiRE, HKUST)
18
SEP
2021
 Webinar

Ethical and Technological Challenges of Conversational AI

Date  18 Sep 2021 (Tuesday)
Time 09:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Venue Interspeech 2021
Video Video
Speaker

Prof. Pascale Fung (Director, CAiRE, HKUST)

Host

Interspeech 2021

30
MAR
2021
 Webinar

Moving Away from One-Size-Fits-All Natural Language Processing

Date  30 Mar 2021 (Tuesday)
Time 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Venue Online Webinar (registration)
Video Video
Speaker

Prof. Rada Mihalcea (Director of the Michigan Artificial Intelligence Lab)

Host

Prof. Pascale Fung (Director, CAiRE, HKUST)

11
MAR
2021
 Webinar

Federated Learning Applications:  Health Care, Finance and Edge Computing

Date 11 Mar 2021 (Thursday)
Time 12:00-1:30 PM
Venue Online Webinar (registration)
Speaker

Prof. Qiang Yang (Chief AI Officer of WeBank and Chair Professor of CSE Department of HKUST)

Video Video
Host

Prof. Pascale Fung (Director, CAiRE, HKUST)

1
DEC
2020
 Webinar

How to be a Global AI Entrepreneur: Lessons from China, US, and the EU

Date 1 Dec 2020 (Tuesday)
Time 5:00-6:30 PM
Venue Online Webinar (registration)
Video Video
Speaker Mr. Antonie Blondeau & Mr. Charlse-Edouard Bouée (Co-founders & Managing Partners of AI Capital)
Host

Prof. Pascale Fung (Director, CAiRE, HKUST)

24
NOV
2020
 Webinar

Virtual Fireside Chat with Mr. Hailong Shang : The Constitutional Law of New Economy

Date 24 Nov 2020 (Tuesday)
Time 3:00-4:30 PM
Venue Online Webinar (registration)
Speaker Mr. Hailong Shang (Managing director of SenseTime HK)

​Host

Prof. Pascale Fung (Director, CAiRE, HKUST)

6
OCT
2020
 Webinar

Virtual Fireside Chat with Dr. Kai-Fu Lee:  Making AI Work

Date 6 Oct 2020 (Tuesday)
Time 3:00-4:30 PM
Venue Online webinar (registration)
Video Video
Speaker Dr. Kai-Fu Lee (Chairman and CEO, Sinovation Ventures)

​Host

Prof. Pascale Fung (Director, CAiRE, HKUST)

12
JUNE
2020
 Webinar

Virtual Fireside Chat with IBM AI Ethics Global Leader Prof. Francesca Rossi

Date 12 June 2020 (Friday)
Time 9:00-10:30 AM
Venue Online webinar (registration)
Video Video
Panelists Dr. Francesca Rossi (IBM fellow and AI Ethics Global Leader)

Co-
Hosts

Prof. Pascale Fung (Director, CAiRE, HKUST),
Prof Kellee Tsai (Associate Director of CAiRE, Dean of Humanities and Social Science)

12
MAY
2020
 Webinar

AI and Public Health

Date 12 MAY 2020 (Tuesday)
Time 15:00-16:30 PM
Venue Online webinar (registration)
Video Video
Panelists Dr. Oliver Morgan (W.H.O), Ambassador Amandeep Gill (I-DAIR, U.N.),
Dr. Shahnaz Miri (Georgetown U. Hospital), Prof. Tim CHENG Kwang-Ting (Dean of Engineering, HKUST
)
Host Prof. Pascale Fung (Director, CAiRE, HKUST)
16
APR
2020
 Webinar

Virtual Fireside Chat with Turing Award Winner Prof. Yann LeCun

Date 16 Apr 2020 (Thursday)
Time 9:00-10:30 AM
Venue Online webinar (registration)
Video Video
Speaker Prof. Yann LeCun (FAIR, NYU)
Host Prof. Pascale Fung (Director, CAiRE, HKUST)
29
APR
2019
 Seminar 

Recent Advances on Dialogue Systems

Date 29 Apr 2019 (Monday)
Time 13:30-15:00
Registration Lecture Theater F, 1/F, Academic Building, HKUST
Speaker Yun-Nung (Vivian) Chen
28
NOV
2018
Artificial Intelligence Seminar Series

The Natural Language Decathlon: Multitask Learning as Question Answering

Date 28 Nov 2018 (Wednesday)
Time 15:30
Venue Lecture Theater G, 1/F, Academic Building, HKUST
Speaker Dr. Richard Socher
24
NOV
2018
Artificial Intelligence Seminar Series

Articial Intelligence for A Better Tomorrow?

Date 24 Nov 2018 (Saturday)
Time 10:00 – 12:00
Venue IAS Lecture Theater, Lo Ka Chung Building, Lee Shau Kee Campus, HKUST
Speaker Prof. Cédric Villani
07
NOV
2018
Artificial Intelligence Seminar Series

Detecting "Fake News" at Their Source

Date 07 Nov 2018 (Wednesday)
Time 15:00 – 16:00
Venue Cheung On Tak Lecture Theater (LT-E), 1/F, Academic Building, HKUST
Speaker Dr. Preslav Nakov
06
NOV
2018
Seminar

The Innovator’s Dilemma in the AI Era: How to build an AI company from Zero to IPO

Date 06 Nov 2018 (Tuesday)
Time 15:00 – 16:20
Venue Cheung On Tak Lecture Theater (LT-E), 1/F, Academic Building, HKUST
Speaker Dr. Hui LIN
03
OCT
2018
Artificial Intelligence Seminar Series

Deep Learning Drives Language Understanding and Beyond

Date 03 Oct 2018 (Wednesday)
Time 15:30 – 16:30
Venue IAS2042, Lo Ka Chung Building, Lee Shau Kee Campus, HKUST
Speaker Dr. Xiaodong HE
11
SEP
2018
Artificial Intelligence Seminar Series

Introduction to AI Ethics and Governance

Date 11 Sep 2018 (Tuesday)
Time 15:00 – 17:50
Venue IAS Lecture Theater, Lo Ka Chung Building, Lee Shau Kee Campus, HKUST
Speaker Prof. Pascale FUNG
13
JUL
2018
Artificial Intelligence Seminar Series

Learning to Follow Grounded Language Instructions in the "REAL" World

Date 13 Jul 2018 (Friday)
Time 10:30 – 11:30
Venue Padma & Hari Harilela Lecture Theater C, 1/F, Academic Building, HKUST
Speaker Dr. Edward T. GREFENSTETTE
05
JUL
2018
Seminar

Make Artificial Intelligence Great – Tencent MIG Mobile Browser AI Talk

Date 05 Jul 2018 (Thursday)
Time 14:30 – 16:10
Venue Padma & Hari Harilela Lecture Theater C, 1/F, Academic Building, HKUST
Opening Address Prof. Pascale FUNG
Speaker 徐羽, 刘衫, 何晏成